Teacher Resources
Online and Print Resources

For Students

Online
Buddhanet Kids’ Page
www.buddhanet.net/mag_kids.htm

Buddhism for Kids
www.gakkaionline.net/kids/

Buddhism for Kids and Teens
dmoz.org/Kids_and_Teens/People_and_Society/Religion_and_Spirituality/Buddhism/

Buddhist Tales for Young and Old
www.buddhanet.net/bt_conts.htm

PBS: Basics of Buddhism
www.pbs.org/edens/thailand/buddhism.htm

Publications
Chodzin, Sherab, The Wisdom of Crows and other Buddhist Tales. New York: Tricycle Press.

Demi, Buddha. New York: Henry Holt, 1996.

Demi, Buddha Stories. New York: Henry Holt, 1997.

Demi, The Dalai Lama. New York: Henry Holt, 1998.

Lee, J. M., I Was Once a Monkey: Stories Buddha Told. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Grioux, 1999.
Phangcharm, Dr. C., Buddhism for Young Students. Chicago: Wat Dhammaram Sunday School, 1990.

Roth, Susan L., Buddha, New York: Doubleday, 1994.

Thich Nhat Hanh, A Pebble for Your Pocket. New York: Parallax, 2002.

Wangu, Madhu Bazas, Buddhism (World Religions). New York: Facts on File.

Witwer, Julia, The Princess Who Overcame Evil: A Jataka Tale. New York: Dharma Publishing, 2001.

For Teachers and Adults

Online
Art Insitute of Chicago Art Access, Art of India and Southeast Asia
www.artic.edu/artaccess/AA_India/index.html

Asian Art Museum, San Francisco
www.asianart.org

AskAsia lesson plans
www.AskAsia.org

Buddhism in Los Angeles County
www.laalmanac.com/religion/re15.htm

Buddhist Temples in the United States
www.usmta.com/Buddhist-Temples-USA.htm

California State Educational Standards Relating to Asia
http://china.usc.edu/ShowArticle.aspx?articleID=189

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Art of Buddhism teacher guide
www.asia.si.edu/education/default.htm

Friends of the Western Buddhist Order
www.fwbo.org/index.html

Guidelines for Talking About Religious Art
www.asia.si.edu/education/chola.connections.pdf

Seattle Art Museum Southeast Asian art
www.seattleartmuseum.org/trc

Tricycle, the Buddhist magazine
www.tricycle.com

Publications
Boisselier, Jean, The Wisdom of the Buddha. London: Thames and Hudson, 1994.

Farber, Don, Tibetan Buddhist Life. New York: DK Publishing, 2003.

McArthur, Meher, Reading Buddhist Art: An Illustrated Guide to Buddhist Signs and Symbols. London: Thames and Hudson, 2002.

Trainor, Kevin, general editor, Buddhism: The Illustrated Guide. London: Oxford University Press, 2001.

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